Heather Raquel Phillips is a multidisciplinary artist working in performance,video, text and photography. A native of Philadelphia, Heather Raquel received her BFA from Tyler School of Art (2008) and her MFA from University of Pennsylvania (2016) where she was the recipient of the prestigious Toby Devon Lewis Fellowship & the Stuart Egnal Scholarship Award.
She has recently exhibited at Mama Gallery, Los Angeles, the Ice Box Project Space and Taller PuertoRicaño in Philadelphia, BLAM Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, The Leather Archives & Museum, Chicago and Hyphen Gallery In D.C.
She has an upcoming solo show at James Oliver Gallery (JOG), Philadelphia.
Currently Phillips is a lecturer at The University of Pennsylvania, PennDesign, A member of Napoleon, Ms. Philadelphia Leather 2017 and a 2017 recipient of The Leeway Foundation Art and Change Grant.